A vendor based in Dubai pounced on the enterprise mobility market on Tuesday evening with a set of Windows Mobile 6 phones that come with built-in security and management software and will be sold independent of carriers.
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Microsoft is expanding its work with enterprise telephony vendors to make its Office Communication Server (OCS) 2007 work more closely with office phone systems.
Gary Forsee has resigned as Chairman, President and CEO of Sprint Nextel, effective immediately, the company announced this week.
The board of Alcatel-Lucent voiced support for the company's embattled CEO, Patricia Russo, while acknowledging it is "clearly disappointed" with declines in Alcatel's financial outlook.
A roadblock that reportedly could have held up a key wireless LAN standard seems to have been cleared now that the CSIRO has responded to the IEEE standards body.
Intel will buy Havok a provider of software and services used by videogame creators and movie special-effects teams, the company said Friday.
Alcatel-Lucent has cut its revenue forecast for the year, underscoring the challenges the newly merged company faces in a highly competitive communications equipment industry.
IBM has acquired a web conferencing service provider, it announced as part of a flurry of unified communications moves on Wednesday.
Microsoft has licensed its RT Audio Codec for IP (Internet Protocol) voice calls to major hardware vendors including Intel, Texas Instruments. and Polycom., the company is set to announce at the VoiceCon conference. It joins several vendors using the event as a showcase for IP telephony advancements.
For all the speed mobile operators are building into their networks, a lot of it doesn't reach subscribers trying to make calls or surf the Web indoors. While some carriers look to Wi-Fi and dual-mode phones to bridge the gap, another technology is coming along that could work with the handsets customers have today.
Skype's Internet voice service "has not crashed or been victim of a cyber attack," the eBay subsidiary said late Thursday after some users were unable to log on for hours.
The saga of Cisco Systems and its Linksys consumer and small-business division continued last week as Cisco Chairman and CEO John Chambers hinted at the companies' future branding strategy.
A technical group working on the next generation of Ethernet has agreed to disagree and will now work on a single standard that covers both 40G bps (bit-per-second) and 100G bps speeds.
Prosecutors are recommending that former Qwest Communications International chief Joseph Nacchio serve more than seven years in prison for insider trading during the telecommunications boom.
Broad and strong revenue growth drove Oracle Corp. to higher profit in the fourth quarter and the company's full 2007 fiscal year.